murmur

All Noun Verb
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  • Every night since he has gone to sleep in the dark without a murmur. Cited from The Mother and Her Child, by William S. Sadler and Lena K. Sadler
  • Although she never murmured, we could see that her mind was where her heart was. Cited from Sixty Years of California Song, by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  • Now it is filled with life, and heard you ever such a happy murmur? Cited from Recreations of Christopher North, Volume 2, by John Wilson
  • She looked at it so long that he murmured something about going. Cited from Short Cruises, by W. W. Jacobs
  • Whatever they might be ordered to do, they must do it without a murmur. Cited from French Pathfinders in North America, by William Henry Johnson
  • He was released from the program only because of a small heart murmur discovered during flight training.
  • She gave a little murmur of pleasure at sight of him and held out both hands. Cited from The Yukon Trail, by William MacLeod Raine
  • However, families are often anxious when told their child has a heart murmur.
  • Then, they hear murmurs from the general, who is not dead after all.
  • The command was needed, for a low murmur was beginning to make itself heard. Cited from Charge!, by George Manville Fenn
  • He turned at the sound of a murmur among the prisoners behind him. Cited from Fort Amity, by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • He only murmured some words in Latin and looked out on the sea. Cited from The Man and the Moment, by Elinor Glyn
  • He made not a murmur, but I knew what must be in his mind. Cited from The Plum Tree, by David Graham Phillips
  • She did not murmur at it, for day by day her peace was returning. Cited from Olive, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • Her only answer was his name murmured over and over again. Cited from The Parts Men Play, by Arthur Beverley Baxter
  • No one so much as murmured, for they did not like the look of those yellow eyes. Cited from In Search of the Okapi, by Ernest Glanville
  • He was unable to play football or basketball his senior season due to a heart murmur.
  • She gave a little start, gathered herself together, and murmured something about the cold. Cited from Alec Forbes of Howglen, by George MacDonald
  • She occasionally heard her own voice in broken murmurs, but did not understand what she said. Cited from Bart Ridgeley, by A. G. Riddle
  • "So that is why you are living down here like this?" she murmured. Cited from Nobody's Man, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
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Meaning of murmur

  • verb Speak softly or indistinctly
    She murmured softly to the baby in her arms
  • verb Make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath
    she grumbles when she feels overworked